To apply for a job with the City of Plattsmouth, print the online employment application form or obtain a copy from City Hall. Return the completed City employment application AND signed job description to City Hall, 136 N. 5th St., Plattsmouth, NE 68048. A signed job description MUST accompany your application or it will not be accepted.
The City of Plattsmouth is accepting applications for a Library Assistant at the Plattsmouth Public Library. Must be comfortable with computers and people; bending and lifting required. Library training preferred. 15-18 hrs/wk, days, evenings, and weekends. Applications are available at City Hall, 136 N. 5th St., Plattsmouth, NE 68048, or online here. Return applications and signed job descriptions to City Hall. Application deadline is November 30. EOE/veterans preference.
Public Works Director
Plattsmouth, NE seeks qualified applicants for Director of Public Works. Department head with responsibility for fiscal management, administration, and operational direction of the City’s public works and utilities activities and functions; provides expert professional assistance to City management in areas of expertise, including engineering, municipal water, wastewater collection, and street and landscape maintenance; and performs related duties as required. Job description and applications are available at City Hall, 136 North 5th Street, Plattsmouth, NE 68048 or online here. Open until filled. EOE with veteran’s preference.
CBD Sidewalk and Grounds Maintenance Worker
City of Plattsmouth is accepting applications for a full-time position of Central Business District (CBD) Sidewalk and Grounds Maintenance Worker. Applications and complete job description are available at City Hall, 136 North 5th Street, Plattsmouth, NE 68048 or online here. Application deadline is November 16. EOE/veterans preference.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
The City of Plattsmouth is accepting applications for a full-time position for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. Applications and complete job description are available at City Hall, 136 N. 5th St., Plattsmouth, NE 68048, or online here. This is a Veterans Preference position. Return applications and signed job descriptions to City Hall. If after hours, place in the utility payment drop box. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE
Police Officer - Lateral Entry
The City of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, Plattsmouth Police Department is accepting application for the position of Police Officer-Lateral Entry. A Police Officer – Lateral Entry is an experienced Law Enforcement Officer, who possesses a basic law enforcement certification. A Police Officer – Lateral Entry must successfully complete the Field Training Program. The length of training will be dependent on an incumbent’s performance as determined by the police training staff. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED; some college preferred, but not required, a valid Nebraska driver’s license, no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions or a dishonorable discharge from military service. The incumbent must possess effective communications skills and desire to work with the public. Duties for this position are consistent with municipal law enforcement. Qualified applicants will be notified of the testing date and time. Upon completion of the testing process, an eligibility list will be established for the current and future openings. A thorough background check will be conducted prior to any offer of employment. Salary will be dependent upon experience. The City of Plattsmouth offers a competitive benefit package as well as professional growth opportunities.
Lateral Entry: To be eligible for Lateral Entry consideration, an individual MUST meet the above general requirements and have satisfactorily completed a probation period for law enforcement classification which is comparable to Plattsmouth Police Department’s Police Officer classification and possess a current basic law enforcement certification.
APPLICATIONS CAN BE OBTAINED ONLINE HERE OR FROM PLATTSMOUTH CITY HALL, 136 N 5TH STREET, PLATTSMOUTH, NEBRASKA 68048.
CITY APPLICATION FORMS AND SIGNED JOB DESCRIPTIONS ALONG WITH PROOF OF BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT CERTIFICATION, COPIES OF DRIVER’S LICENSE, BIRTH CERTIFICATE, AND HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA MUST BE RECEIVED BY CITY HALL NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 21, 2018, AT 4:00 CST. EOE. POSITION IS SUBJECT TO VETERANS PREFERENCE.
The City of Plattsmouth does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission of its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals with disabilities, or in any aspect of their operations. The city of Plattsmouth also does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.
This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information or accommodation regarding the ADA and Section 504 may be forwarded to the designated ADA and Section 504 compliance coordinator:
Erv Portis, City Administrator
136 N. 5th St., Plattsmouth, NE 68046
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday